Melissa L. Cohn

Melissa L. Cohn Photo
Title: Executive Vice President of Sales - Private Client Group
Mobile Phone: 917-838-7300
Fax: 631-458-1456
NMLS #: 16953

View Website


A pioneer in the mortgage industry for more than 35 years, Melissa Cohn began her career with CitiMortgage before launching her own successful mortgage company, The Manhattan Mortgage Company in 1985. As one of the very first independent mortgage brokers, Ms. Cohn was able to exponentially grow her business into the #1 residential mortgage broker on the East Coast with more than $5 billion in annual volume. In 2018, she joined Family First Private Client Group where she is currently a top originator in the company. Her expertise and insights are regularly featured in press including  Forbes, CNBC/Acorns, and Mansion Global.


Press Mentions

COVID-19 Concerns Stir Demand For Hamptons Home Rentals (March 2020)

Jumbo Reverse Mortgage a Viable Alternative Financing Option (January 2020)

Over 6.8 Million Homeowners Can Cut Their Mortgage Payments with Refinancing (December 2019)

Mortgage Costs Outpaced by Drop in Interest Rates (October 2019)

Buying a Foreclosure Property? Here Are 12 Common Mistakes You Can Avoid (October 2019)

Expo Experts Set to Examine Wholesale Lending Trends (September 2019)

How The Fed Rate Could Be Good For Some Luxury Market Sectors (August 2019)

Almost Half of Young Homeowners Make One Big Mistake (August 2019)

Six Elements to Consider When Looking at an Investment Property (August 2019)

A Fed Rate Cut Could Be Good News for Some Luxury Housing Market Sectors (July 2019)

Are Adjustable Rate Mortgages Bad? (July 2019)

Alvarez Joins Family First Funding Private Client Group (July 2019)

Mother/Daughter Duo Takes on Hamptons Mortgage Industry (June 2019)

All in the Family: Mother-Daughter Duo Teams Up at Family First Funding LLC Private Client Group (June 2019)